Movies That I Like For No Sensible Earthly Reason

After doing 42 after ’71, I got to thinking about what #43 ought to be. (My odometer turned over a few days ago). I’m not prepared to name that one yet, but I also got to thinking about movies I enjoy watching but have a hard time defending. Honestly, I don’t know if I would defend them… Continue reading Movies That I Like For No Sensible Earthly Reason

The Stories We Told After Adolf Eichmann’s Capture

Six days from now we’ll have reached the 44th anniversary of the Mossad’s capture of SS Lt. Colonel Adolf Eichmann, who’d been hiding in Argentina since the end of World War II. His arrest and trial were international sensations, rekindling interest in other Holocaust perpetrators who had eluded justice, and providing storytellers with a new trope:… Continue reading The Stories We Told After Adolf Eichmann’s Capture